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Mitchell, Georgia - Basic Facts

The Town of Mitchell had a population of 195 as of July 1, 2017. Mitchell ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Mitchell is located at latitude 33.2217 and longitude -82.7012 in Glascock County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mitchell (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Glascock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 535 feet.

The Town of Mitchell (GNIS ID: 2406172) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Mitchell is located within Mitchell Division of Glascock County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mitchell population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Mitchell, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 195
Daytime Population: Workers 110
Daytime Population: Residents 92
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 202
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 195
Population in Familes 165
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 132
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $50,441
Average Household Income $53,311
Per Capita Income $19,904


Total Housing Units 89 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 53 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (18.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (23.6%)
Median Home Value $71,154
Average Home Value $91,981


Total Households 68
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 47
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.28% -0.31%
Households -0.59% -0.3%
Families -1.12% -0.43%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   2.13%

Mitchell, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mitchell to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 564 10th
Population Density # 564 10th
Diversity Index # 500 20th
Median Household Income # 149 76th
Per Capita Income # 342 46th

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